Scheduled migration on one of our Windows server
Maintenance Notice: Please be advised that the following Windows server will be undergoing a scheduled maintenance and migration as per the schedule and reason mentioned below.
Reason : Migrating the box 'mdin-pp-wb1.webhostbox.net' from 2k12 bare metal to win2k12 hyperVM.
Benefits of this Migration :
Windows 2012 std R2 supports more memory
Windows 2012 ships with IIS8.x which support CPU throttling for worker process
Windows 2012 ships in with building security feature of restricting IP for failed ftp attempt for x min.
Support for Powershell v4.0 and feature improvement
Management/backup/recovery ease w.r.t Hyper-V 2012 VPSs
Maintenance Window:Day and Date : 17th April 2017, Monday at 19:00 IST
Duration : 2 hours
Affected Services : All services will be affected.
Note : Plesk Panel service and FTP service would be stopped 24 hours prior to the migration and the clients will not able able to upload any new data post that till the migration is completed.
Please feel free to contact our support helpdesk in case you have any queries.
Last edited by Gatorgopal; 04-17-2017 at 09:15 AM.